Nicholas Pearce

Clinical Professor of Management
Kellogg School of Management
Assistant Pastor, Apostolic Church of God (Chicago)
A scholar, entrepreneur, and pastor, Dr.Nicholas Pearce is an award- winning clinical professor of management and organizations at Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management, the founder & CEO of The Vocati Group, a boutique global management consultancy, and assistant pastor of Chicago’s historic Apostolic Church of God. He is also the author of the bestselling book, The Purpose Path: A Guide to Pursuing Your Authentic Life’s Work. Dr. Pearce is an internationally recognized thought leader on the practice of leadership in organizations and has served as a trusted adviser, executive coach, and keynote speaker for corporations, nonprofits, churches, and governments on six continents.

He holds four academic degrees, including an undergraduate degree in chemical engineering fromMITand graduate degrees in theology and organizational behavior from Fuller Theological Seminary and Northwestern University, respectively.
He and his work have been spotlighted by ABC, CBS, Christianity Today, CNN, Forbes, Fortune, Harvard Business Review, NPR, and PBS, among other global outlets.

Dr. Pearce is deeply committed to giving back to the community, serving as a trustee of the Field Foundation, Fuller Theological Seminary, McCormick Theological Seminary, Seminary Co-Op Bookstores, and Chicago Children’s Museum. In recognition of his impact, he has been named a Fellow of Leadership Greater Chicago and one of Chicago’s 40 Game Changers Under 40.
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